|Itaewon construction noise - Jim Bell|
This is a recording I made on the roof of our small apartment building in Itaewon, Seoul, South Korea. Itaewon is an old neighbourhood of winding alleyways, enclosed on three sides by heavily trafficked arteries. On one of these arteries, about 100 meters from our house they have been for the past four months constructing a massive new steel and glass building. They work seven days a week, about sixteen hours a day, usually more, very occasionally less...
Keywords: Jim Bell; Itaewon; construction; noise; TheROOM; o.blaat; Medien Kultur Haus; Wels
The Stewart Hall Art Gallery hosted an artists' talk on January 16,2011 with Montreal artists John Stewart, Mark Garland and Jim Bell in conjunction with the exhibition Never Pure. John, Mark and Jim have been friends for years â a story that goes back to their days on Drolet Street. John, who was at that time showing at Waddington Gallery in Montreal, and Mark , then an art student, crossed paths and as they say the rest is history...
Keywords: Stewart Hall Art Gallery; John Stewart; Mark Garland; Jim Bell; Never Pure; Joyce Millar; CKUT; Montreal; Pointe Claire; Art; Visual Art